Join the IEA, No need to own a horse and is open to anyone that is a student grades 6//12. Its your future, Take the reins, with Hold your Horses IEA (602) 616/6570

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Christy Snyder is Region 8 Hold your Horses IEA coach that is now excepting riders.


Hold Your Horses Inc. has been a cornerstone of the AQHA, APHA, and NSBA for 3 generations. Since the inception of horse showing in the United States, Hold Your Horses Inc. has been coaching and training champions. We take great pride in our heritage and history and treat every horse and rider as family. While our team is officially known as Hold Your Horses Equestrian Team, our clients are affectioneatly known as "Christy's Angels".



How to earn your wings...

Novice Championship 2016.

Julie Hoefling and Shady Impulse, winning the Western Riding with a score of 215!!

They also had several top tens.


We strive each and every day to convey our passion for horses and the love of showing to our clients. We pride ourselves on being able to attain well-bred, trainable horses and pairing them with talented clients that are willing to go the extra mile and become a great horsemen and women.

We specialize in all around events, including:

  • Western Pleasure
  • Western Riding
  • Trail
  • Horsemanship
  • Showmanship/Halter
  • Hunter Under Saddle
  • Equitation
  • Hunter Hack/Working Hunter
  • Reining
  • Ranch Pleasure
Pinto World 2016

Savana Lovingood and Hez Really Solid: Numerous top threes, fives, and tens.

Sabrina Anderson and Detailed To A Tee: multiple top tens.


The Most Reputable Horse Trainer

Winning with Christy's Angles doesn't just happen. It takes a well-bred, trainable horse and a motivated rider to rise to the challenge - and we'll be with you every step of the way. Want to win? Come join our team and earn your wings!